Near Kiev “gardeners” grow hemp on an industrial scale

Employees of the security Service of Ukraine stopped in the Kiev region growing marijuana on an industrial scale. About it reports press-the SBU center.

Operatives of the special services have established that two local residents were grown in laboratory conditions marijuana. “Production” room they have built on the territory of a private household and estate land one of the intruders. Ready drugs dealers implemented the “customers” from Kiev and the region through an extensive network of drug dealers.

According to preliminary findings, the average monthly “profit” of criminals amounted to almost $5 thousand.

During searches in the laboratories, law enforcement officers found more than 500 bushes of cannabis 200 plants, about a pound ready for sale of cannabis and equipment for its cultivation and storage.

Operatives of the security services detained two members of the gang. In the framework of the open criminal proceedings under part 1 of article 307 of the criminal code (illegal production, production, acquisition, storage, transportation or shipment for the purpose of sale and unlawful sale of narcotic drugs, psychotropic substances or their analogues). investigations are continuing, including for establishment of other persons involved in illegal activities. Suspects are threatened by imprisonment for a term of three to eight years of operation for the exposure of criminals was held in conjunction with the Prosecutor’s office and Nicolicea.